Aleut Story


In Memory of
Father Michael Lestenkof
Father Peter Bourdukofsky
Victor Malavansky
Executive Producer
Carolyn K. Robinson
Executive Producer for Aleutian Pribilof Heritage Group
Maj. Gen. Jake Lestenkof, (ret.)
Directed, Written and Produced by
Marla Williams
Director of Photography
Steven L. Rychetnik
Editors
Loren Church
Peter Coan
Steven L. Rychetnik
Narrator
Martin Sheen
Composer
Alan Koshiyama
Native Flute & Vocals
Mary Youngblood
Associate Producer
Jessi Roullier
Additional Photography
Joel Bennett
Dennis Boni
Erich Volkstorf
Kevin Kurka
Tom Pillifant
Assistant Camera
Nate Clapp
Tom Pillifant
Billy McMillan
Ben Stevens
Dale Tibor (2nd)
Location Sound
Matthew G. Monroe
Len Schmitz
Historical Readings
John O’Hurley U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service,
sealing agent logs & letters
Additional Readings
Gov. Jay Hammond
Michael Porcaro
Kinnon W. Williams
William L. Williams
Rob Wike
Contributing Writer
Amy Wilson
Creative Consultant
Susan Buster Thomas
Sound Designers
Scot B. Charles
Len Delorey
Post Audio Mixing
Scot B. Charles, Studio Blue, Seattle
Telecine/Colorist
John Davidson, Victory Studios
Motion Graphics
Kurt Robar, krobar™
Research Administration
Andy Ryan, Northwest Passages, Inc.
Subject Matter Consultants
Gerald Berreman, Ph.D
Jodie Z. Bernstein, Esq.
Wendy Svarny-Hawthorne, Ounalashka Corp.
Stephen Haycox, Ph.D.
Ray Hudson
Dorothy Jones, Ph.D.
Tetsuden Kashima, Ph.D
John Kirtland, Esq.
Aquilina Lestenkof, Aleut Culturalist, St. Paul Island
Allison McLain, Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association
Bruce Parhamm, National Archives Pacific Alaska Region, Anchorage
Dmitri Philemonoff, Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association
Barbara Sweetland Smith
Sherry Valentine, Aleutian Pribilof Heritage Group
Unangan Language Consultants
Millie McKeown, Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association
Vlass Shabolin
Mary Bourdukofsky
Archival Stills & Motion Picture Footage
Absolutely Archives
Alaska Film Archives, University of Alaska Fairbanks
Alaska Native Heritage Center
Alaska State Library – Historical Collections
Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association
Anchorage Daily News Archives
Anchorage Museum of History & Art
BBC Worldwide Americas Inc.
Boni Productions
CNN Image Source
James J. Russell Collection
Elmendorf AFB Office of History
Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA)
Fredericka Martin Album, Elmer E. Rasmuson Library, UAF
Southeast Canneries Collection, Elmer E. Rasmuson Library, UAF
Alaska & Polar Regions Collections, Elmer E. Rasmuson Library, UAF
Flore Lekanof
George Gordaoff
Gert Hope Svarny
John Kirtland
Harriet Hope
Jake Lestenkof
Mary Bourdukofsky
Alice Petrivelli
Vlass Shabolin
Japanese American Citizens League
Library of Congress
Oregon Historical Society, Moving Image Archives
Tuzzy Consortium Library, Howard Rock/Tundra Times Collection
U.S. National Archives & Records Administration
University of Alaska Anchorage, Archives & Manuscripts
University of Washington Press, Seattle
Production Assistants
Sarah Davis
Lorrie Grace McCann
Kerri O’Neill
Tristan Williams-Burden
Associate Producer, Research and Development
Matt Waller
Editor, Research and Development
Laura Rasmuson Emerson
Rights & Clearances
Karen Pearson
Legal Counsel
Robert L. Manley, Manley & Brautigam, P.C.
Publicity & Public Outreach
Northwest Passages, Inc.
SprocketHeads, LLC
Carla Jones, Susitna Productions
Website Created by
krobar™
Northwest Passages, Inc.
Susitna Productions
Transcription
Sean Burden
Clare Hamm
Donny Mateaki
Claire Tsutsumi
Special Thanks
Alaska Airlines
Kodak Motion Picture Film
Roy Huhndorf
Glennis Liberty
Alvin Merculief, St. George Island
Bruce Parham, National Archives Pacific Alaska Region, Anchorage
Frank Abe
Eleanor Andrews
Grand Aleutian Hotel, Unalaska
Greenwater Marine Charters, Juneau
Janis Krukoff, Unalaska
Japanese American Citizens League
Kent Sundseth
Michael Ardaiz, Mad Dog Graphx
Mirror Studios, Anchorage & Washington, DC
Porcaro Communications, Anchorage
Richard Reeve, Reeve Aleutian Airlines
Scott Matheson, Lillian Goldman Law Library, Yale Law School
Terry Hyer/ECI Hyer
Dept. American Ethnic Studies, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash.
Victory Studios Seattle
Whaler’s Cove Sportfishing Lodge, Killisnoo
Wings of Alaska, Juneau

This program was produced by SprocketHeads, LLC for the Aleutian Pribilof Heritage Group and is presented by Native American Public Telecommunications, which receives major funding from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Distribution provided by American Public Television.
Aleut Story © 2005 APHG